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    10 Ways Rio Tinto is Paving the Way to Sustainable Mining

10 Ways Rio Tinto is Paving the Way to Sustainable Mining

  Credit: Shooter’s Bottom wind turbine at dusk (Sharon Loxton) / CC BY-SA 2.0 Major players in global mining are beginning to acknowledge that environmental sustainability is key to business sustainability, and lead

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    Powering Iamgold’s Essakane mine in Burkina Faso with solar

Powering Iamgold’s Essakane mine in Burkina Faso with solar

A massive new hybrid fuel project is coming to West Africa. Toronto-based gold producer Iamgold has plans to integrate a new solar plant with its existing 57 MW thermal power

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    Mining Takes Up 60% of Latin America’s Solar PV Market, Demand Only to Rise

Mining Takes Up 60% of Latin America’s Solar PV Market, Demand Only to Rise

Latin America’s mining operations use nearly 60% of the region’s existing solar PV production,

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Australia mining and processing ideal for renewables

  Australia mining and processing ideal for renewables

An interesting article posted today in The Conversation discusses how the use of renewables, solar PV and CSP in particular, are

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Momentum for solar-diesel hybrid microgrids in the Zambian mining industry

  Momentum for solar-diesel hybrid microgrids in the Zambian mining industry

Load shedding, increased electricity rates for mining companies and a solar tender at 6.02US¢/kWh redefine the rules of power generation

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Beyond Diesel-Savings: Realizing the Multiple Benefits of Hybrids for Mines

  Andreas Boes has been focused on microgrids for mining clients for a number of years and, as Sales Head

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Realizing Energy Savings, Sustainable Power and Enabling Community Engagement with Renewables for Mines

  Realizing Energy Savings, Sustainable Power and Enabling Community Engagement with Renewables for Mines

Enel Green Power has developed a number of wind, solar and geothermal projects in Chile as well as a hybrid

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Adapting Renewables to Mines’ Conventional Power Systems

  Adapting Renewables to Mines’ Conventional Power Systems

As Chief Technology officer for Renergetica, Marco Giannettoni has a unique perspective on the technical and strategic challenges of integrating

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Minera Tres Valles: Looking for 3-5 MW of Solar PV

  Minera Tres Valles: Looking for 3-5 MW of Solar PV

“Mining is the main driver of Chilean economy and renewables are going to play a key role in its growth,”

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